At this year's May 18 ceremony, the College will award honorary degrees to physicist and educator Robert J. Birgenau, higher education leader William G. Bowen, environmentalist Fred Krupp, and poet Elizabeth Alexander.
Erin Boettcher ’12, Emily Dix ’12, Jacob Seeley ’12, Elizabeth Lamkin ’13, and Matthew Smith ’13 have all been awarded three years of support for their graduate studies in the sciences.
The Center for Peace and Global Citizenship-sponsored program provides housing and placements at area non-profits for six graduating seniors. The Fellows also work on projects that connect the College to the community.
Research conducted in the lab of Associate Professor of Biology Iruka Okeke has changed the thinking about E. coli.